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Atlapetes  Wagler, 1831
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557437

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderPasseriformes  – Perching Birds, passereaux  
                            FamilyEmberizidae  – Emberizid Finches, American Sparrows, Towhees, Buntings, New World Sparrows  
                               GenusAtlapetes Wagler, 1831  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Atlapetes albiceps (Taczanowski, 1884) – White-headed Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes albinucha (Lafresnaye & d'Orbigny, 1838) – Atlapetes nuca blanca, White-naped Brush Finch, White-naped Brush-Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes albofrenatus (Boissonneau, 1840) – Moustached Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes blancae Donegan, 2007 – Antioquia Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes canigenis Chapman, 1919 – Cuzco Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes citrinellus (Cabanis, 1883) – Yellow-striped Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes crassus Bangs, 1908 – Choco Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes flaviceps Chapman, 1912 – Yellow-headed Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes forbesi Morrison, 1947 – Apurimac Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes fulviceps (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1837) – Fulvous-headed Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes fuscoolivaceus Chapman, 1914 – Dusky-headed Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes latinuchus (Du Bus de Gisignies, 1855) – Rufous-naped Brush Finch, Yellow-breasted Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes leucopis (P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1878) – White-rimmed Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes leucopterus (Jardine, 1856) – White-winged Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes melanocephalus (Salvin & Godman, 1880) – Santa Marta Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes melanolaemus (P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1879) – Grey-eared Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes melanopsis Valqui & Fjeldsĺ, 2002 – Black-spectacled Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes nationi (P. L. Sclater, 1881) – Rusty-bellied Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes nigrifrons Phelps & Gilliard, 1940 – Black-fronted Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes pallidiceps (Sharpe, 1900) – Pale-headed Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes pallidinucha (Boissonneau, 1840) – Pale-naped Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes personatus (Cabanis, 1849) – Tepui Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes pileatus Wagler, 1831 – Atlapetes gorra rufa, Rufous-capped Brush-Finch, Rufous-capped Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes rufigenis (Salvin, 1895) – Rufous-eared Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes rufinucha (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1837) – Bolivian Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes schistaceus (Boissonneau, 1840) – Slaty Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes seebohmi (Taczanowski, 1883) – Bay-crowned Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes semirufus (Boissonneau, 1840) – Ochre-breasted Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes terborghi Remsen, 1993 – Vilcabamba Brush Finch 
                                  Species Atlapetes tricolor (Taczanowski, 1875) – Tricolored Brush Finch 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Atlapetes    
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  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 5.3), website (version 5.3)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2015. IOC World Bird List (v 5.3). Available at [Accessed 04 September, 2015]   
  Reference for: Atlapetes   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2015.02.01, website (version 01-Feb-15)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Notes: 'Zoonomen Nomenclatural data' maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
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